Bell P-39 Airacobra

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Bell P-39 Airacobra: Introduction and Development
Bell P-39C Airacobra
Bell P-39D Airacobra
Bell XP-39E Airacobra
Bell P-39F Airacobra
Bell P-39G Airacobra
Bell P-39J Airacobra
Bell P-39K Airacobra
Bell P-39L Airacobra
Bell P-39M Airacobra
Bell P-39N Airacobra
Bell P-39Q Airacobra

Bell P-400/ Airacobra I

Bell XFL-1 Airabonita

Combat Record

Bell Airacobra in RAF service
Bell P-39 Airacobra in American Service
Bell P-39 Airacobra in Soviet Service


Bell P-39 Airacobra, Robert F. Dorr with Jerry C. Scutts (Crowood Aviation). A detailed looked at the development and service history of this controversial American fighter aircraft. The P-39 had a poor reputation amongst British and American pilots, and Dorr examines the reasons why, as well as looking at why the same aircraft was so much more popular in Soviet Service. Scutts provides a chapter on the P-63 Kingcobra, and the book also covers the numerous Bell fighter projects that failed to enter production.
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